In Ukraine, the ICRC is helping people affected by the conflict and is supporting the work of the Ukrainian Red Cross.

In numbers

In 2016:

  • 13,800
    metric tonnes of humanitarian aid were delivered to people in the conflict-affected area.
  • 1.4 million
    people on both sides of the contact line benefited from uninterrupted water supply.
  • 15
    health facilities, damaged due to the conflict, received roofing, construction materials and heaters.
  • 22
    schools/kindergartens received support from the ICRC, with 13 schools receiving anti-blast film for windows or sandbags.
  • 466,000
    food parcels were distributed to 165,000 people in vulnerable communities
  • 23,000
    people received cash assistance on a monthly basis, helping them to cover their basic needs.
  • 41,000
    hemodialysis sessions involving 300 diabetic patients were supported.
  • 573
    detainees were visited in 47 places of detention.
  • 607
    missing persons were traced through the ICRC by relatives.
  • 4,600
    mine awareness signs were installed.

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